Candidate for State Representative -
In his time as President, Farias has led the organization through great change and significant growth. He oversees the operations for a Chamber that has almost tripled in size since his arrival.
Prior to his work at the Chamber Farias served as the Chief of Staff and Director of Communications for District 3 City Councilwoman Jennifer V. Ramos. While working for Ramos, Farias was the lead on the Councilwoman’s SA KIDS GET FIT Health and Wellness Initiative, which included logo and brand creation, project web design and project implementation and execution. Farias was also the lead on the highly successful Southside Illegal Dumping Enforcement (SIDE) initiative, which earned praise from the San Antonio Express News Editorial Department.
Farias also served as the Director of Communication for former District 3 Councilman and current District 119 State Representative Roland Gutierrez. While working for Gutierrez, Farias partnered with the Representative on creating the name, logo and all creative material for the Project CASA clean air initiative.
Prior to his work with Representative Gutierrez, Farias worked in the sports marketing field where he contracted with Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions, Bob Arum's Top Rank Inc. and the Bedford Agency.
Farias was also a small business owner serving as the President of the PRMP Group of Texas, a local public relations and marketing firm in the West San Antonio area.
Farias also worked for Prime Time Newspapers for 15 years serving as a freelance Sports Columnist and feature writer for San Antonio's largest community newspaper – the Southside Reporter.
Farias has also been a mainstay on the radio in the San Antonio market working as a sports broadcaster for the Texas Sports Radio Network and previously serving as an on-
Farias, born and raised in the Southside of San Antonio is married to the former Katie Ann Evans and the two have two small children, Niya Marie and Xzavier Gabriel.